Social networking in education

Notes for half day teacher workshop


Introductions and overview
  • your context/ your networks?

What are social networks?
  • What ones do you belong to?
  • What rules/boundaries exist? Who sets these?
  • What is the purpose?
  • How do people join?

Underlying concepts and shifts in thinking
  • the world is changing

  • underpinning concepts

  • issues - discussion

Overview of available technologies
  • FlickR
  • Diigo
  • YouTube
  • Yammer

Hands on
  • Select platform to explore

Wrap up - Q&A